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. >>> this morning, the bankrupt city of detroit is a step closer to gnaw mayor. but new york city's mayor michael bloomberg says detroit's financial disaster should serve as a warning to all u.s. cities. >> the reality is we may be a long ways from detroit, but only a short ways from relapsing into decline if we allow health care and pension benefits to crowd out the investments that new york city -- makes new york city a place where people want to live, work, study, and visit. >> in detroit, wayne county sheriff polian and ceo mike dugan emerged as the top vote getters in yesterday's mayoral showdown. that means detroit where 82% of the population is now black would elect its first white mayor in four decades and they scare off in november for a job that doesn't have any significant power since a state emergency manager controls the purse strings there. let's bring in thomas sugrew who is a detroit native and author of "the origins of urban crisis race and inequality in post war detroit." >> good morning. >> detroit did crushed by skyrocketing pension and health benefits and why mayor bloomering
donald's and other fast food chains. >> i was with them in detroit. >> you were probably out there with them. >> yes, i was. >> you were in detroit. they are pushing for higher wages because you were there and you know. they like the 15 dollar an hour mark there. no major changes yet because that was not the first strike. do you think a bigger change might be happening in the future? >> absolutely, richard. the thing that i've noticed is more and more government officials are joining these workers on the picket lines. we have had clergy, a lot of clergy with us that have been with these workers from the beginning in detroit. >> when will this break, though? >> i think that's a question that when you look at history, there's always been change. henry ford decided to make the five dollar day possible when nobody thought that was what autoworkers should earn. we have had janitors and security officers that were in minimum wage jobs that are now in living wage jobs because they joined together and said, we need to bargain with our employers to have wages that make sense, both for the employer and for wo
. >>> if detroit didn't have enough problems filing for bankruptcy. politico poise onts out billboa in detroit advertise the wrong date for the city's general election. check it out. they urge citizens to vote september 2nd and it's november 5th. i'll add the #epic fail. by the way, they are expected to be fixed today. from what happened so we could be a better, safer energy company. i can tell you - safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, . products like optional better car replacement, where if your car is totaled, we give you the money to buy one a model year newer. call... and ask an insurance expert about all our benefits today, like our 24/7 support and service, because at liberty mutual insurance, we believe our customers do their best out there in the world, so we do everything we can to be there for them when they need us. plus, you could save hundreds when you switch, up to $423. call... today. liberty mutual insurance -- responsibility. what's your policy? >>> celebrity chef paula deen is she on a comeback trail? the case was thrown out again
. >>> right now in detroit, another hearing over the city's bankruptcy. among many issues today the judge is expected to set angraphy time line for hearings and deadlines and he will consider whether the city is even eligible to file for chapter nine protection. if you think capitol hill is crazy, check out what happened at parliament in taiwan. started as a debate and turned in an all out brawl over the construction of a power plant. lawmakers exchanged punches and threw water at each other. is that like cool down? >>> director james cameron say histories avitar franchise, will add one more and make it a qu i quadriology. the original, by the way, the all-time box office champ. 760 million. >>> sharp and pointed reaction from the obama administration after russia announced it granted temporary asylum to edward snowden. the move allows him to remain in russia at least a year. as a result the white house says relations with russia could suffer. >> we are extreme disappointed that the russian government would take this step, despite our very clear and lawful requests in public and in priva
flying in detroit that was an underwear bomb. there is increasing sophisticating from that in yemen. problems in yemen troops have been sort of not fighting. they have been rebelling against the government. i think yemen is a real challenge for the obama administration. they have tried to use drone strikes there. they have tried training and it has not worked well. i think they might need to reassess what they are doing in yemen. >> ambassador, it's not just interviewee closings but a worldwide travel lert for americans. i was surprised when i saw a poll is warning nations about prison breaks in iraq, pakistan and libya. >> i think it's an indication of the fact that after almost 12 years of fighting, the ideology of al qaeda, that we have really not succeeded in breaking the back and, indeed, the ideology seems to be getting root again and to me the most dangerous thing. the fact we see influence support in the arab world has dropped is an indication this is how al qaeda manages to latch on to that unhappiness and dissatisfaction. so we have to get back to basics and start thinking
-trade. investing unleashed. . voters at the polls in detroit to begin the process of electing the bankrupt city's next mayor. today's primary will pare down 16 to 2 who will advance to november's general election. whoever is elected will probably have little power compared to the city manager kevyn orr. >>> mark zuckerberg speaking puble the first time about immigration reform. he told a story tutoring students in california and one student was undocumented and was concerned he couldn't go to college without pairs. zuckerberg said it touched him. >>> texas state senator wendy davis is lacing up her pink running shoes either for a re-election run or a run for governor. the democrat and rising star made famous by her filibuster of an abortion bill said she will make that decision in a couple of weeks. >>> someone else who might want to move into public office, chelsea clinton. she is learning about talking points. >> i hear my grandmother's voice every day life is not what happens to you about you do you what happens to put. had very much led a private life for a long time and now i am attempting
-old student was hit in the arm. he was taken to the hospital, treat, and relieved. >>> trouble for the detroit p.d. a police commander accidentally included female officers height, weight, and bra sizeses when he e-mailed out information involving bullet proof vest orders and it went to the whole department. the assistant police chief calls the incident unfortunate and embarrassing. >>> have you seen this viral video? this one from space. this was recently posted a video of her washing her hair on youtube and didn't take long for it to take off, pardon the pun! and she talked about it on the "today" show. >> i was amazed how many people asked me how i wash my hair. i guess it is unusual. many women in the past flown on short did your rigs and long duration commission and it is fascinating for folks so i thought i would answer that question by showing. >> she uses dry shampoo and a little bit of water that gets recycled back into the space station's processing system. >>> cnbc kayla is here with what is moving your money. kayla, this is a decision with a big impact on flyer's bottom line? >> it
. >> obviously the more that can be build here and more jobs that can be created the better. >> the detroit region needs it. it's good news for those guys. >>> let's talk starbucks. >> okay. on this one i believe is for your executive producer, a little shoutout there. >> she does like this drink. >> pumpkin spice lat latte. what are we talking about? starting today and in honor of the tenth anniversary of the pumpkin spice latte, starbucks is giving consumers the opportunities to get your hands on one before the official launch begins. you have to know the secret code. what is it? "psl10. you go in, ten that to your into risa, and then you can performed a pumpkin spice latte before the launch, which is going to be after labor day. >>> our she tried it this morning. >>> hollywood is celebrating a great season. box office is up 10% over last summer, and on track to beat the summer record of $4.4 billion. here are the summer's top five films. "fast and furious 6" "monsters university" is fourth. third the superman reboot "man of steel." "despicable me 2" 351 million. the number one movie of t
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